Each of the larger Space Bins will stow six bags, two more than the current pivot bins installed on Next-Generation 737s with the Boeing Sky Interior. Alaska Airlines is the launch customer for new bins.
The Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services (AMES) hangar is 105,000 square feet with 90-foot ceiling height. The two-bay facility can house two large-body passenger or cargo aircraft service lines independently.
David Scarbrough named Repair Station General Manager after 21 years with company; he now manages the day-to-day operations of 40 technicians within six shop areas, a piece parts department and an Engineering department.
Boeing and SIAEC signed an agreement today to form Boeing Asia Pacific Aviation Services, which will provide industry-leading engineering, spare parts, and repair and maintenance services for Boeing airplanes.